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Offline The Big Gimper

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Re: Just some cool photos...nothing more, nothing less...
« Reply #4600 on: November 06, 2021, 08:13:51 PM »
Fly it like you stole it!

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Re: Just some cool photos...nothing more, nothing less...
« Reply #4601 on: November 09, 2021, 09:50:20 PM »
Bundeswehr AIN @BaainBw
Die erste #C-130J für unser @Team_Luftwaffe hat gestern in Marietta, Georgia (USA) erfolgreich seinen #Erstflug absolviert!
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Re: Just some cool photos...nothing more, nothing less...
« Reply #4602 on: November 09, 2021, 10:34:42 PM »
It's nice to see NATO's common C-130 replacement finally widespread adoption.  ;D

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Re: Just some cool photos...nothing more, nothing less...
« Reply #4603 on: November 10, 2021, 02:37:40 AM »
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Re: Just some cool photos...nothing more, nothing less...
« Reply #4604 on: November 10, 2021, 07:19:13 AM »
They've over-weathered the leading edge! ::)





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Re: Just some cool photos...nothing more, nothing less...
« Reply #4605 on: November 12, 2021, 02:50:43 AM »
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« Reply #4606 on: November 13, 2021, 02:31:46 AM »
Calgary

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Offline kitnut617

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Re: Just some cool photos...nothing more, nothing less...
« Reply #4607 on: November 13, 2021, 06:32:31 AM »
I saw that scene a few times when I worked at YYC, although I'm pretty sure that isn't Calgary. There's no houses on a hill side like that anywhere around the airport, nor those power lines ---
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Re: Just some cool photos...nothing more, nothing less...
« Reply #4608 on: November 14, 2021, 02:43:40 AM »


CFBV
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Re: Just some cool photos...nothing more, nothing less...
« Reply #4609 on: November 14, 2021, 02:45:35 AM »


CFBV

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Re: Just some cool photos...nothing more, nothing less...
« Reply #4610 on: November 14, 2021, 02:47:16 AM »






CFBVs
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Re: Just some cool photos...nothing more, nothing less...
« Reply #4611 on: November 19, 2021, 06:05:05 AM »


Poland's new Leonardo AW101 ZR286 maritime helicopter on a test flight in Yeovil today. Four helicopters with this beautiful paintwork will be delivered to Poland in 2022.
Photo: Chandler Candy
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Re: Just some cool photos...nothing more, nothing less...
« Reply #4612 on: November 20, 2021, 01:06:25 AM »
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« Reply #4613 on: November 20, 2021, 01:21:23 AM »
Very scary s**t.

442 SQN earned their pay and hopefully lots of free beers in the mess after evacuating over 300 residents, dogs and cats.
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« Reply #4614 on: November 21, 2021, 02:44:22 AM »
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Re: Just some cool photos...nothing more, nothing less...
« Reply #4615 on: November 23, 2021, 03:19:57 AM »
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Re: Just some cool photos...nothing more, nothing less...
« Reply #4616 on: November 23, 2021, 06:59:38 AM »
442 SQN earned their pay and hopefully lots of free beers in the mess after evacuating over 300 residents, dogs and cats.

And all while doing double-duty as the world's largest leaf-blowers!  :smiley:
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Offline Old Wombat

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Re: Just some cool photos...nothing more, nothing less...
« Reply #4617 on: November 23, 2021, 09:24:21 AM »


Wouldn't mind the blue one in front! :-* ... Mind you, I'd have to fight my younger daughter for it! :o
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Re: Just some cool photos...nothing more, nothing less...
« Reply #4618 on: November 23, 2021, 11:17:20 AM »
whats the story on the black and white f-18?
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« Reply #4619 on: November 23, 2021, 11:52:20 AM »
whats the story on the black and white f-18?

F/A-18A Hornet A21-018  RAAF 75 Sqn - one of the last Old School F/A-18's left in RAAF service, painted in a commemorative scheme mimicking the squadron's Magpie emblem.
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« Reply #4620 on: November 23, 2021, 12:09:06 PM »
thanks for the info old wombat.
oh and nice picture of the amphibious bird GTX,i got a thing for them, odd i only have two in the stash. hmmm . will have to rectify that
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« Reply #4621 on: November 24, 2021, 01:34:48 AM »
one of the last Old School F/A-18's left in RAAF service

We prefer the term "Classic Hornet" ;)
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Re: Just some cool photos...nothing more, nothing less...
« Reply #4622 on: November 24, 2021, 01:37:29 AM »
one of the last Old School F/A-18's left in RAAF service

We prefer the term "Classic Hornet" ;)

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« Reply #4623 on: November 24, 2021, 02:27:56 AM »
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Re: Just some cool photos...nothing more, nothing less...
« Reply #4624 on: November 24, 2021, 06:48:15 AM »
I knew they were running out of space for new airports but to put one BETWEEN the buildings ???